Watership Down is a novel by Richard Adams that was first published in 1972. Explore a plot summary, important quotes, and an in-depth analysis of Hazel.


See a complete list of the characters in Watership Down and in-depth analyses of Hazel, Fiver, Bigwig, and General Woundwort.

Literary Devices

Here's where you'll find analysis of the literary devices in Watership Down, from the major themes to motifs, symbols, and more.


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Further Study

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